About us

We invite all interested persons to participate in the PRO Methods Group. Becoming a member of the systematic review groups would facilitate the aims and work of the PRO Methods Group. Joining the group and participating in its activities would further the mission of patient-based outcomes in evidence-based medicine.

If you wish to join our Methods Group, or for more information please complete the Membership form on this website.

Members of Cochrane Review Groups, please send any questions you have about PROs or the use of PROs in Cochrane reviews to us at the e-mail addresses listed below:


Prof. Donald L. Patrick, PhD, MSPH
Seattle Quality of Life Group
University of Washington
Box 359455
Seattle, Washington 98195-9455
Tel: +1 206 685 7252
Fax: +1 206 616 3135
E-mail:donald@u.washington.edu Websites:www.seaqolgroup.org

Professor Gordon Guyatt, MD
McMaster University Health Sciences C
1200 Main Street West
Ontario L8N 3Z5
Tel: +1 905 525 9140 ext 22900
Fax: +1 905 577 017
E-mail: guyatt@mcmaster.ca

Tahira Devji, PhD, Postdoctoral Research Fellow
McMaster University, Health Research Methods, Evidence and Impact (HEI)
1280 Main Street West
Ontario L8S 4K1
E-mail: devjits@mcmaster.ca